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Press release

Employment and unemployment

Istat estimates that 22,4 million persons were employed in the 2nd quarter 2014, down 0,1% (-14  thousands) from 2nd quarter 2013. The employment rate slightly increased to 55.7%. Unemployment rise to 3.1 million (+69 thousands persons), while the unemployment rate slightly increased to 12.3%. The inactivity rate decreased to 36.3%.

Reference period: Second quarter 2014

Date of Issue: 29 August 2014

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